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  • Mary Che

Clothing will be an extension of our body in the future modern fashion

Updated: Feb 26, 2021



Later City News: Wearable electronics endow us with a great capacity to see clothing as an extension of our body and an interface to interact with our physical and social environment. The fashion industry is experimenting with new tectonics and materiality, however, few projects have explored wearables in the public and social domains and how they can dynamically respond to a wide range of interpersonal distances in social interaction.


PNEU-SKIN is a pneumatic wearable that uses critical making as a research strategy to explore interactive and soft interfaces to create soft boundaries between private and public space.